Jan Petter Knutsen
Senior Vice President Asia Region/Global DLS
Jan Petter Knutsen was appointed SVP Global Drilling Lifecycle Services (DLS) and Head of Asia Region in 2017. He joined MHWirth in 1996 and has extensive experience from various management positions within the company, including technical, project related and DLS roles, latest as Senior Vice President of Operations in Europe. Prior to joining MHWirth he has ten years of experience from the oil and gas industry, mainly within rig construction.
Knutsen holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from the University of Agder and has studied machine engineering at Kristiansand Technical College. Knutsen is a Norwegian citizen.